Rusthuiz Guest House

13 Piet Retief Street, Stellenbosch, Western Cape, 7600, South Africa | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $112.00

Travel Blogs from Stellenbosch

The Professors hold class!

A travel blog entry by mickoobyrne


Just how I ended up as a traffic warden for a primary school in Durban escapes me, but somehow I think my hostess in Durban, the lovely Anthea, conned both her youngest daughter Sarah and me into assisting her with a volunteer job the morning I was leaving for CapeTown. She has a variety of good causes that she supports and is adept at recruiting assistance for them. After this little exercise there was an ominous slow crank of the engine that indicated a ...

Day 18 - Stellenbosch to Cape Town

A travel blog entry by nancy.peter


... There was a store on the farm, but we never walked in. However, I saw folks walking out with fruits and wines.

It was closer to noon so we headed up the road to the wineries. The views along the way were stunning with hillsides covered with vineyards. There weren't many other cars on the road since it was a weekday. We headed up to Rust En Vrede (pronounced Frede) since it was furthest up the hill. Peter and I decided to go straight ...

Napa's got nothing on Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by drbrew-gvsu


... in this but it turns out... all they wanted was to drink. Imagine that?! So the "educational" side of things were a bit lost on this day.

Nonetheless, I enjoyed myself AND a much needed glass wine today. Our lunch was also at a vineyard where I ordered an incredible truffle risotto! Heavenly.

All in all a wonderful day with South Africa's Winelands now toping my list for incredible tasting.

Tomorrow - SHARK DIVING!!!


Hidden Money and Toenails (size: long A cup)

A travel blog entry by jenniferhousema


... clinic per month. We continued to converse about sex ed in the schools, provoked by the free abortion posters on the streets. Sex ed was first taught here in high schools, which was odd to us because they have such a problem teen pregnancy, HIV, and Aids. A simple solution seems so novice. Our local lingo vocabulary was expanded by calling trucks "bakkies", windy houses, vibracreted (cement version of a windy house) and ...

South Africa and Malaysia

A travel blog entry by thesunroseclear


... worst-five list includes Cape Town and New Orleans but not Johannesburg.
Most of the crime in South Africa occurs in places (including impoverished parts of Cape Town) that tourists will not visit.

And on that basis (get ready for a shock) South Africa actually feels, to me, safer than Malaysia, where I do spend all my time in cities. When we go to Ipoh we stay in an ordinary house in a typical street -- and the residents casually tick ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 13 Piet Retief Street, Stellenbosch, is near The Village Museum, Eagle Encounters South Africa, Dorp Street, and Kleine Zalze.
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